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    #1

    check!

    I go swimming every Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
    I go swimming thrice a week.
    I go swimming three times in a week.


    please check! Thanks

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    #2

    Re: check!

    I go swimming every Mondays , Wednesdays, and Fridays. I donít think you need the "sís" or the last commas.

    I go swimming thrice a week. OK by me.

    I go swimming three times in a week. OK by me.

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    #3

    Re: check!

    Quote Originally Posted by Buddhaheart View Post
    I go swimming every Mondays , Wednesdays, and Fridays. I donít think you need the "sís" or the last commas.

    I go swimming thrice a week. OK by me.

    I go swimming three times in a week. OK by me.
    Really? I don't need those s's?

    I've been using that for a long time now, oh. Thanks!!!

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    #4

    Re: check!

    'Thrice' is not used very much nowadays, in British English at least.

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    #5

    Re: check!

    As you know, I'm not a teacher.

    My choices are:
    Quote Originally Posted by blouen View Post
    I go swimming on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
    I go swimming thrice a week.
    I go swimming three times a week.

  3. burro
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    Re: check!

    I go swimming every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
    I go swimming each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
    I go swimming Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. (conversational)
    I go swimming on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
    I go swimming on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.


    I go swimming thrice a week. (Not common.)
    I go swimming three times in a week. (Common. The norm)
    Last edited by burro; 18-Jul-2007 at 10:30.


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    #7

    Re: check!

    I would more usually expect to hear "I go swimming three times a week" if the person goes swimming every week.

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